|10-106-6 Associate Degree (two-year)
Campus: Ashland, Rice Lake, Online
The Administrative Professional program prepares individuals with the software/hardware, administrative, and interpersonal skills needed to perform the duties of administrative support personnel. The second year of the program allows students the flexibility of increasing skills in either communications or software applications. Many of the skill subjects are competency based or are available through alternate delivery methods. With additional education and/or work experience, there is opportunity for graduates to advance into supervisory or managerial positions.
Career Pathways connect progressive levels of coursework to allow students to build upon their education. Each step in the pathway connects with employment options and provides the opportunity for advancement to higher levels. The Administrative Professional program includes the following pathway options:
Students in this program must:
Students should strive to reach a comfort level in the following courses or skills:
Administrative Professional students should be able to:
Key to the student's success as an Administrative Professional is having a good command of English and effective human relations skills.
Employers will expect Administrative Professional graduates to be able to:
The estimated total program cost for the two-year Administrative Professional program is approximately $9,000. This program is eligible for financial aid. View more information on program and costs.